Illustrated QR codes in full colour by Am I Collective

QR codes. Once you’ve seen one, you’ve seen them all, right? You’d think. Cape Town-based creative studio Am I Collective has created these gorgeous ‘illustrated QR codes that depicts strange landscapes, weird scenarios and bizarre characters’. They’re actually functional (we tried). Now, what’s the next frontier of QR codes — 3D QR codes? Oh, looks like the Koreans already got there.

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